* Headlines for May 18, 2009
* Tamil Tiger Leader Killed; Sri Lanka Claims Victory in 25-Year Civil War
* "Burma VJ: Reporting from a Closed Country"
* Ruling Congress-Led Coalition Wins Decisive Victory in India
* India Continues to Imprison Human Rights Activist Dr. Binayak Sen
* Philadelphia Inquirer Hires Torture Memo Author John Yoo to Write Column